ABC News' Sunlen Miller reports:
President Obama starts his day today with his regular rounds of morning briefings in the Oval Office.
The president will have three local TV interviews with WSOC Charlotte, WSVN Miami and WPVI Philadelphia from the Map Room of the White House to preview his trip to Latin America "and highlight the economic benefits of our relationship with the region."
The White House says that North Carolina, Florida, Pennsylvania and New Jersey are four of the top exporting states to Brazil.
In the evening, the First Family will travel to Brasilia, Brazil, to start their five-day trip to Latin America.